Monday, October 12, 2020
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) debuted its new COVID-19 dashboard on Monday, and the department's data chief said it will provide even more data than the CDC's old one did. Called the Coronavirus Data Hub, the HHS...
Applications for New Commodities Accepted Beginning July 13 Today, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced an initial list of additional commodities that have been added to the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP), and that the U.S. Department of Agriculture...
July 1 is a big day in medical education. It’s traditionally the day newly minted doctors start their first year of residency. But this year is different. Getting from here to there, from medical school to residency training sites, has...
The Federal Trade Commission announced it has sent letters warning 30 more marketers nationwide to stop making unsubstantiated claims that their products and therapies can treat or prevent COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. This is the...
New York, New Jersey and Connecticut will impose a quarantine on travelers from any state where infections pass a certain level The order currently applies to nine states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Washington, Utah, and Texas. The...
Home improvement retailer partners with LISC to administer this round of grants to help minority- and women-owned small businesses reopen and stay open As thousands of small businesses struggle to keep their doors open and their employees paid amid economic...
This past week, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma said she "can't imagine going back" to making beneficiaries return to in-person visits after the agency's relaxation of telehealth regulations in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Verma's comments...
The Federal Trade Commission announced it has sent letters warning 35 more marketers nationwide to stop making unsubstantiated claims that their products and therapies can treat or prevent COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. This is the...
Quest Diagnostics, the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, today announced that it has begun to perform antibody testing for coronavirus COVID-19 using blood samples. With the new service, Quest Diagnostics now provides healthcare providers in the United States...
The type of glass needed to transport vaccines safely makes up just 10% of all glass production. So BARDA is giving manufacturing a kick-start.